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Ministry

Choirs

Attie Carlton Handbell Choir

Our handbell choir meets for rehearsal on Wednesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. Karla Casteen  is director. For more information, you may contact her at 910-285-7694 or karla.casteen@gmail.com.

 

 

Adult Chancel Choir

Our adult choir meets for rehearsal every Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. Karla Casteen, music director.  Vera Coombs, organist.  Contact Karla Casteen at 910-285-7694 or karla.casteen@gmail.com  for more information. Anyone is welcome!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday School Classes for Adults

Margaret Glasgow Class:  meeets in room 307 in new building.  Bible study using Uniform Lesson Series.

Alternative Class:  meets in room 304 in the new building.  Class studies various topics, including Bible study, contemporary Christian issues, etc.

Young Adult Class:  meets upstairs in the Currie Building in the second classroom on the left on the western hall.  Various Bible studies.

Sunday School Classes for Children and Youth

Classes for pre-school through middle school use the Bible Quest curriculum which combines insights shared by nine denominations including the PCUSA. Fall quarter material includes Old Testament stories of God’s covenant relationship with all creation. Spring quarter lessons focus on the New Testament with stories of Jesus in the gospels, acts of the apostles, and letters of Paul. High school students use Bible Lessons for Youth, published by Cokesbury. The spring quarter emphasis is on God’s covenant with His people.

Nursery/PreK:  Teachers:  Joell Parker & Mary Laine Rouse

K-2nd Grade:  Teacher:  Andrea Dixon

3rd-5th Grades:   Teachers are Lydia Woodard & Danielle Sills

6th-8th Grades:  Tracey Carr

 High School:  (Grades 9-12)  Teacher is Nell Sloan

 Young Adult Class:  Curt Simpson, Jason Rouse

 Margaret Glasgow Class:  Jim Sills

 

Outreach Ministries

Helping Hands Food Pantry

Our food pantry is located on the first floor of the church office building (former manse).  Food is provided in crisis situations to residents of Wallace, Teachey, and Rose Hill.  The pantry is supported by donations from the congregation, area churches, civic clubs, schools, and the postal cariers each May.  Workers are Art & Cheryl Raymond, Arnie & Joy Young, Tim & RJ Peppe, Lenny, Sandy & Vanessa Ward, Joe Tillman, Debbie Thomas, and Lee Baker.

Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries

This joint effort among churches in the area fund and staff a centralized crisis ministry center in our community.  A board of directors is composed of representatives from area churches and agencies that support the ministry.  The ministry is located at 514 S. Norwood Street, Wallace, NC   28466.  It is open on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8:30-11:30 a.m.

Thrift Store

Blessings In Store, an extension of Duplin Christian Outreach Ministries located at 114 SW Railroad Street, Wallace (formerly One Peacock Place Unlimited). Store Hours are Thursday 1:00 -6:00 p.m., and Saturday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

 

 

HFHHabitat for HumanityHabitat for Humanity of Duplin County, Inc.  Established in 1999, HFH of Duplin County has been an affiliate of HFH international since December 2000.  HFH works to build safe, decent, affordable housing for Duplin County citizens.  Homeowners work with volunteers to build homes that are then bought on a 20-year mortage with no interest.  Contact Peggy Davis at 910-296-2200 in you are interested.

 

P.A.T.H. (Presbyterian Answer to Hunger) taken on the 1st Sunda of March, June, September, and December to support our presbytery’s hunger program.

 

 

 

   Souper Bowl of Caring:  Sponsored by the Senior Highs, taken on Super Bowl Sunday, supports our Helping Hands Food Pantry.

 

 

 

One Great Hour of Sharing:  taken on Easter Sunday,         supports  the Presbyterian Diaster Assistance Program (members of our congregation benefited from this denominational program in the aftermath of Hurricane Floyd).

 

 

 

 

Mother’s Day/Father’s Day for Presbyterian Homes of North Carolina:  Taken on Father’s Day to support Presbyterian retirement homes.
Thanksgiving Offering for Barioum Springs Home for Children in Barium  Springs, NC:  taken on the Sunday before Thanksgiving.

 

 

Christmas Joy Offering:  taken on the 2nd Sunday of December to support retired church workers and scholarship programs at the PC(USA) racial-ethnic colleges and universities.

 

 

 

 

5th Sunday Building Offering:  taken on the 5th Sundays of the year, this offering is above and beyond any and all pledges to the annual budget or building fund.  The money is applied directly tothe principal of the building loan.  The building loan was paid in full at the end of 2008, so the fund now goes to any on-going renovation projects that are in place.

 

 

FEED OUR HUNGRY CHILDREN/BACKPACK BUDDIES OFFERING
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This offering is taken every fourth Sunday and is combined with offerings from other churches in the Wallace, Teachey, and Rose Hill communities, to help pay for school lunches at area public schools for children whose families are experiencing economic hardship.  The offering also supports the weekend “Backpack Buddy” program which provides food for school children.

 

 

Wallace Presbyterian Church
205 West Main Street
Wallace, NC 28466-2903
910.285.2808
Fax: 910.285.3607

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 717
Wallace, NC 28466

Emails:

Pastor:
Dr. Phil Gladden

Church Secretary:
Cheryl Brinkley



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